The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 115 207 176
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -31
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 142 54 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.24% 0.75% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.88% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123 38 88
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,260 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5431 6162 6480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.64% 85.25% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4614 5187 5246
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +16 39 £53,000 +21.83% 1
Essex +32 30 £41,250 -15.38% 1
Norfolk +12 29 £49,500 -
Bedfordshire +36 25 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Suffolk -2 11 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +21 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 197 (85.65%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (38.70%) Scrum
3 68 (29.57%) C#
3 68 (29.57%) .NET
4 65 (28.26%) Finance
5 58 (25.22%) Business Analysis
6 52 (22.61%) SQL
7 47 (20.43%) Microsoft
7 47 (20.43%) Degree
8 42 (18.26%) SQL Server
9 40 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 38 (16.52%) Computer Science
10 38 (16.52%) SDLC
11 36 (15.65%) QA
11 36 (15.65%) JIRA
12 34 (14.78%) Mathematics
12 34 (14.78%) Unit Testing
12 34 (14.78%) BDD
12 34 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (13.91%) Kanban
14 31 (13.48%) HTML
15 30 (13.04%) Java
15 30 (13.04%) JavaScript
16 29 (12.61%) Test Automation
17 28 (12.17%) Project Management
18 27 (11.74%) OO
18 27 (11.74%) Mentoring
18 27 (11.74%) Coaching
19 26 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
19 26 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (10.43%) Confluence
2 8 (3.48%) Apache ServiceMix
3 7 (3.04%) IIS
4 6 (2.61%) Drupal
5 5 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.74%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.87%) JBoss
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.91%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (5.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.30%) Google Play
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.61%) HTTP
2 3 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.65%) Big Data
3 5 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.74%) CouchDB
4 4 (1.74%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.74%) HBase
4 4 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.74%) Neo4j
4 4 (1.74%) Redis
4 4 (1.74%) Riak
5 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (15.65%) JIRA
2 25 (10.87%) NUnit
3 22 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (7.83%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (6.09%) Ranorex
6 13 (5.65%) Selenium
7 9 (3.91%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.48%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.48%) JUnit
8 8 (3.48%) Maven
9 7 (3.04%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.17%) Hudson
11 4 (1.74%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (0.43%) JMeter
12 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.43%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 65 (28.26%) Finance
2 26 (11.30%) Marketing
3 9 (3.91%) Banking
4 7 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.61%) Retail
6 4 (1.74%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (46.52%) Analyst
2 102 (44.35%) Business Analyst
3 65 (28.26%) Developer
4 32 (13.91%) Software Developer
5 29 (12.61%) C# Developer
6 24 (10.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) IT Analyst
8 21 (9.13%) Business IT Analyst
8 21 (9.13%) IT Business Analyst
9 17 (7.39%) Developer in Test
9 17 (7.39%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (7.39%) Senior Business Analyst
10 16 (6.96%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (6.52%) Digital Analyst
11 15 (6.52%) Digital Business Analyst
12 14 (6.09%) Product Owner
12 14 (6.09%) Senior Developer
13 13 (5.65%) Agile Business Analyst
13 13 (5.65%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (5.65%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (29.57%) .NET
2 31 (13.48%) HTML
3 25 (10.87%) CSS
4 21 (9.13%) .NET Framework
5 19 (8.26%) Entity Framework
6 18 (7.83%) Web Services
7 17 (7.39%) HTML5
8 15 (6.52%) REST
9 14 (6.09%) ASP.NET
9 14 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (6.09%) WPF
10 13 (5.65%) WCF
10 13 (5.65%) XML
11 12 (5.22%) Ajax
11 12 (5.22%) jQuery
12 11 (4.78%) CSS3
12 11 (4.78%) JSON
13 10 (4.35%) RESTful
13 10 (4.35%) Spring
14 8 (3.48%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.52%) Computer Science
2 34 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (14.78%) Mathematics
3 19 (8.26%) Algorithms
3 19 (8.26%) Statistics
4 17 (7.39%) User Experience
5 15 (6.52%) Virtual Team
6 14 (6.09%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.48%) Mobile App
8 7 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (3.04%) iPad
9 5 (2.17%) Fintech
9 5 (2.17%) Minimum Viable Product
10 4 (1.74%) Replication
11 3 (1.30%) Social Media
12 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.43%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.91%) Windows
2 8 (3.48%) Android
3 7 (3.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.87%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (85.65%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (38.70%) Scrum
3 58 (25.22%) Business Analysis
4 40 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 38 (16.52%) SDLC
6 34 (14.78%) BDD
6 34 (14.78%) Unit Testing
7 32 (13.91%) Kanban
8 29 (12.61%) Test Automation
9 28 (12.17%) Project Management
10 27 (11.74%) Coaching
10 27 (11.74%) Mentoring
10 27 (11.74%) OO
11 26 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (10.43%) Analytics
13 23 (10.00%) Waterfall
14 22 (9.57%) Performance Testing
15 20 (8.70%) MVC
15 20 (8.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 68 (29.57%) C#
2 52 (22.61%) SQL
3 30 (13.04%) Java
3 30 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.22%) VB.NET
5 8 (3.48%) Delphi
5 8 (3.48%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.04%) C++
6 7 (3.04%) PHP
7 2 (0.87%) C
8 1 (0.43%) F#
8 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (20.43%) Degree
2 18 (7.83%) ISEB
3 4 (1.74%) CBAP
4 3 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.65%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.48%) Red Hat
2 8 (3.48%) TOWER Software
3 7 (3.04%) Google
4 5 (2.17%) Rally
5 4 (1.74%) Mapbox
5 4 (1.74%) Tableau
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe
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